Galaxy A01 back to receiving regular security updates post-Android 11

The July 2021 security update has started deploying to the Galaxy A01, three months after the entry-level device started making the jump to Android 11. Labeled by PDA version A015MUBU4BUG2, Samsung’s newest software release has made its way to Brazil, where it started reaching Galaxy A01 owners earlier today. Expect the rollout to go global […]

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Galaxy A9 (2018) gets updated to the May 2021 security patch

Samsung has been crushing it in terms of software updates to its smartphones, tablets, and smartwatches. No other Android OEM comes even close to what Samsung has pulled off over the past year. In the month of May 2021 alone, the company updated 350 devices (including variants) with new software. Now, the company has released the […]

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Apple Could Be Forced to Include a Charger with Every iPhone Sold in Brazil

Apple will be required to include a power adapter with every iPhone sold in São Paulo, Brazil, the state’s consumer protection agency has declared. The public agency Procon-SP contacted Apple in October and asked the company to explain why it was no longer providing charging accessories with its new iPhones. Apple responded by touting the […]

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Galaxy S20 FE is now available for pre-order in Brazil at a discount

Samsung’s budget flagship, the Galaxy S20 FE, was released in most but not all markets a few weeks ago and some regions are lagging behind. Brazil is now catching up as Samsung is launching the Galaxy S20 FE on pre-order terms. The smartphone will be delivered to early adopters on November 11, two days before […]

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Galaxy S20 Fan Edition draws closer to release, could sport 25W charging

Samsung is preparing the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition (FE) for release and after gaining approvals from regulatory bodies including Bluetooth SIG and China’s 3C, the company has now pushed the device closer to the finish line by launching support pages in Brazil and Germany. More specifically, the Galaxy S20 Fan Edition 4G (SM-G780F) now has […]

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Brazilian Supreme Court to Determine If Apple Can Continue to Use ‘iPhone’ Trademark in Brazil

Apple is facing a trademark battle in Brazil as the Brazilian Supreme Court is set to determine whether Apple is allowed to use the iPhone trademark in Brazil. The Brazilian Supreme Court will rule on the issue following a constitutional appeal by IGB Electronica, an electronics company that registered the ‌iPhone‌ trademark in Brazil in […]

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Facebook Kills Off Slimmed Down ‘Facebook Lite’ App Due to Low Adoption

Facebook Lite, the social network’s slimmed down app for low speed connections and low-spec phones, is being deactivated, reports MacMagazine. Facebook Lite was designed to work on poor internet connections like 2G networks or in rural areas with a bad signal, mainly by not downloading high resolution images or autoplaying videos, and the app could […]

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Galaxy A01 Core with 2GB of RAM is now available in Brazil

One of Samsung’s most budget-oriented smartphones of the year, the Galaxy A01 Core, has been released in Brazil this week. It’s available for purchase in Samsung’s physical stores across the country and should be hitting the company’s virtual shelves momentarily. The Galaxy A01 Core isn’t listed online as of this writing, but Samsung’s official announcement […]

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Haze Crush Silver Galaxy A51 and Galaxy A71 hit the shelves in Brazil

Samsung had enriched the Galaxy A51 and Galaxy A71 color palette with the addition of Haze Crush Silver a few weeks ago and the new flavor is now available for purchase in Brazil. Following Samsung’s official announcement earlier today, both the Galaxy A51 and Galaxy A71 in Haze Crush Silver should be momentarily landing in the […]

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Samsung is now manufacturing smartwatches and fitness bands in Brazil

Samsung has started manufacturing smartwatches in Brazil. The company announced today that the production of smartwatches and fitness bands has commenced at its factory located in the city of Manaus, Amazonas.The investment in local production of smartwatches not only reinforces, but also expands our link with the country, where we already have consolidated production of […]

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Samsung Brazil’s new Galaxy S20 offer gets you free Galaxy Watch Active 2

Samsung Brazil has launched an exciting limited-time offer wherein new Galaxy S20, Galaxy S20+, and Galaxy S20 Ultra buyers can get a Galaxy Watch Active 2 for free. All they need to do is purchase one of the aforementioned flagships online, register the product, and wait for the free gift to be delivered to their […]

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When, where, and for how much you can get the Galaxy S20+ BTS Edition

To the excitement of countless BTS fans around the world, Samsung introduced the purple-flavored Galaxy S20+ BTS Edition yesterday along with pricing and availability details for South Korea and the USA. The company has now followed up with different announcements for various other markets, so here’s what you need to know if you’re a BTS fan […]

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Samsung Brazil confirms 64GB Galaxy A11, Galaxy A21s, available today

Two of Samsung’s most recent budget phones, the Galaxy A11 and Galaxy A21s, have been officially launched in Brazil. The two devices are available starting today and support pages on Samsung’s Brazil portal are already live.Once the store pages themselves will also be up and running, customers in Brazil will be able to buy the […]

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Apple Watch ECG Feature Likely Coming Soon to Japan and Brazil

Apple has included an ECG function in new Apple Watch models since 2018, providing users in select territories with the ability to measure the electrical activity of their heart. Apple now appears to be ready to extend the ECG feature to Brazil and Japan, based on recent government filings. According to MacOtakara, Japan’s Pharmaceuticals and […]

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Samsung Brazil offers free Galaxy Buds, Watch Active for Valentine’s Day

Samsung Brazil has prepared a few special offers for Dia dos Namorados (Valentine’s Day). The company is now offering free wearables along with new Galaxy smartphone and tablet purchases until June 14.The Galaxy Z Flip is the perfect phone for the ladies, or at least as perfect as it can be in the current smartphone […]

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Samsung supports Brazil’s fight on COVID-19 with test kits, masks

Samsung’s efforts to curb the spread of COVID-19 have extended to Brazil. The company announced today that it’s making donations worth $5 million Brazilian real ($906,000) to the Federal Government, as well as the governments of São Paulo and the State of Amazonas.Donations offered to the Federal Government consist of COVID-19 rapid test kits as well […]

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Samsung Brazil debuts Mother’s Day deals on new Galaxy phones

In celebration of Mother’s Day, Samsung Brazil today announced a variety of attractive deals involving its latest smartphones and wearables. All of the newly confirmed promotions require you to register a device purchase on Samsung Promotions Brazil in the next several weeks. The shortest such promotional period involves a guaranteed Galaxy Watch Active 2 attached to every […]

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